A father and son are lucky to be alive after their boat capsized while they were crabbing near Island View Beach.
Police were called at about 2:20 this afternoon after reports that two people had fallen out a boat and were yelling for help
A 40-year-old man and his 4-year-old son were crabbing from their boat off Island View Beach.
They fell out of their boat when they were struck by a rogue wave.
The father clung to his son and swam back to shore.
They were taken to hospital for assessment.
Even though they were in the water for 20 – 30 minutes, they did not appear to suffer any injuries.